100 Women Who Care | Memphis

100 WOMEN. 1 HOUR. 10,000 DOLLARS. LOCAL IMPACT.

How It Works

100 Women Who Care is a true “Giving Circle.” We are member-run and rely on 100+ members to consistently participate to impact our local community. Giving circles have formed all around the world to help make communities stronger in a tangible, visible way. It’s a simple and effective approach to helping your donations make a real difference.

Show Up

One meeting every 3 months. (Easy, right?!)

Bring $100

Bring a blank check for $100. (You can always give more)

Listen

A member of each organization will make a 5-minute presentation during the meeting.

Vote

The nonprofit with the most votes receives all of the checks, which you make out at the meeting.

Why Join Us?

You believe women working together can achieve anything!

You only have a few hours a year to commit to charity work.

You want to ensure 100% of your charitable donations go to those in need.

You want to be part of an extraordinary group of women who make an immediate, direct and positive impact on Memphis.

You’re getting excited, right?!

Meetings and Events

Q2 Meeting April 17

Our Q2 of 2018 will be held Tuesday, April 17, from 7-8 p.m. Theatre Memphis has graciously agreed to host our second meeting. See you there!

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Nonprofit Guidelines

Only members in good standing can nominate a non-profit. Each member can nominate one non-profit per quarter. Every quarter we will randomly draw 3 non-profits to present at our giving circle meeting.

Each organization will send a representative to speak for 5 minutes at the meeting about why they deserve our vote. We will vote and choose the recipient of our contributions for that meeting.

To be considered a potential recipient of 100 Women Who Care Memphis donations, an organization must meet all of the following criteria:

– Recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) – Located in West Tennessee, North Mississippi, or West Memphis, Arkansas – In operation for at least 3 years as of the date of nomination

Additionally:

 – The organization must be willing to send a representative to our meeting to share how our donations will support their mission.  – Nominations from national non-profit organizations will not be accepted. However, local branches of these organizations are eligible for consideration. Nominate Now!